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Posted: Sunday, April 20, 2008

Today

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Knight's of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Swap-O-Rama-Rama clothing swap, noon-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. $5 admission with bag of clean clothes. $10 admission without a bag of clothes. Details: Carrie, 586-5025, CarrieTibbitts@gmail.com or swaporamarama.org.

Nuclear Awareness Conference, noon-7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast. Featuring presentations by Shigeko Sasamori, James Matayoshi, Holly Barker, Andrew Himes; performances by Skagway and Haines high schools drama and debate teams; poetry and prose readings; documentary film showing; and teaching workshop. Details: Forest, 957-0941.

"Creating an Organic Garden" clinic, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

Governor's Prayer Lunch: "Alaska: A Land of Great Destiny," 1 p.m., Centennial Hall. With keynote speaker Annette Kreitzer. Tickets $25 at Hearthside Books. Details: 790-9371 or 789-2176.

Drawing From Nature class, 1-4 p.m., The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

Polaroid transfer class, 1-4 p.m., The Canvas. $30, plus $15 materials fee. Details: 586-1750.

Recreational target shooting, 1-6 p.m. every Sunday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. With possible league matches to follow from 3-6 p.m. Details: 586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

Gastineau Elementary School Mural Project, 1-7 p.m., Gastineau Elementary School gym.

"White-Out" performance by Perseverance Theatre's Young Company, 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre, Phoenix. Pay-as-you-can. Details: Shona, 364-2421 ext. 232.

"The Wild, Wild West: Goin' for the Fold in the Last Frontier" skating show by the Juneau Skating Club, 3 p.m., Treadwell Arena. Free. Details: 523-9115.

Session to test personal water survival gear, 6:30-8 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Bring your survival gear. All ages encouraged to attend. Not a public swim time. All equipment must be cleaned before arrival. Details: 586-5325.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Adult open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Details: 523-1774.

Monday, April 21

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m. Details: 586-5267.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Parent and tot open skate, 2:15-3:45 p.m., Treadwell Arena. $4 adults, $3 youth, $2 skate rental. Details: 586-0410 or www.juneau.org/parksrec/icerink.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Special School Board meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. With administrative presentation of proposed revision of operating fund budget.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Recreational target shooting, 5-8 p.m. every Monday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Details: 586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

Juneau Retired Teachers Association monthly social meeting and program, 5:30 p.m., Mountain View Senior Center. Details: Denise, 586-6115.

Juneau Youth Services Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Youth Services Administration Building, 2075 Jordan Ave., Board Room. Details: Katie, 523-6525.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Public Heath Center, downstairs conference room. Details: 789-8884.

Children and families support group, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Registration required. Details: Jean, 463--6134.

Breast feeding success, and newborn care and brain development class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. All expectant parents welcome. Details: 796-8422.

Early pregnancy and prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: Cheri, 586-1203.

"Oil Painting: Beyond the Basics" class with Miah lager, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas. First of five classes. $115, plus $25 materials fee. Details: 586-1750.

Talking Circle, 6:15-8 p.m., SEARHC Behavioral Health Department, 3245 Hospital Drive, Suite 109 Room 121. Ceremony to experience interconnection and spiritual balance, share songs and Native food, and heal our spirits. Participants may smudge with sage and sweet grass. Participants will smudge outside to accommodate those with allergies. Free and open to the public. Details: Cathy, 364-4472 or Norene, 463-6670.

Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 meeting, 7 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Details: Tracey, 789-2493.

Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: www.juneau.org.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Al-Anon Family Group meeting, 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Recovery Center conference room. Details: Sarah, 586-2790.

Tuesday, April 22

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Al-Anon Family Group Serenity meeting, noon-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 West 10th St. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, downstairs at the Juneau Family Birth Center. All are welcome. Details: Shayna, 321-4121.

Beginning English class, 2-3 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Special School Board meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Continuation of previous night if needed.

The Learning Connection open house, 5-6 p.m., Cedar Park, 410 Foster Ave., Apt. D-7. Details: 586-5718.

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